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8 weeks duration

Go to the places where big physics discoveries were made in the past and make them yourself. You’ll visit Italy, the Netherlands, and the UK as you learn basic physics.

The course Intro to Physics on Udacity covers a wide range of topics that explore the fundamental principles and concepts of physics. Starting with the basics of geometry and trigonometry, students will learn how to measure the circumference of the Earth and understand the principles behind object movement through data analysis and kinematics. The course also delves into the forces, acceleration, and Newton's Laws that cause motion, as well as the practical applications of motion in work, energy, and simple machines. Students will also explore how to determine longitude at sea through the study of simple harmonic motion. Additionally, the course covers the fundamentals of electricity, including charge and electric fields. Finally, students will be introduced to modern physics and the open questions that remain in the field.

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Udacity is an online learning platform that offers a wide range of courses and programs in various fields such as technology, business, data science, and artificial intelligence. It was founded in 2012 by Sebastian Thrun, David Stavens, and Mike Sokolsky with the aim of providing accessible and affordable education to individuals worldwide. Udacity's courses are designed in collaboration with industry experts and leading companies, ensuring that the content is relevant and up-to-date. The platform offers both self-paced courses and guided programs, allowing learners to choose the learning style that suits them best. Udacity also provides career services and support, including resume reviews, interview preparation, and job placement assistance, to help learners transition into their desired careers.
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